Congressman Peter Roskam

Representing the 6th District of ILLINOIS

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Jul 21, 2014 Article
Job fair will take place on Monday, July 21 from 9am-12pm at Harper College in Palatine, IL. Click here to RSVP and learn more about our job training services offered.
Jul 18, 2014 Press Release
The Obama Administration's decision to extend conciliatory talks with Iran is a colossal mistake. If the past six months of "negotiations" have taught us anything, it's that Iranian leaders have zero intention of dismantling their nuclear program.
Jul 15, 2014 Ask Peter
Just recently, Egypt proposed a ceasefire, which was accepted by Israel and rejected by the Iranian-backed terrorist regime Hamas. This is why we have recently reaffirmed in the US House Israel’s right to defend itself against those attacks. And it’s also why I’ve been active in joint U.S.-Israeli missile defense efforts like Iron Dome that are saving lives in Israel and could possibly save lives in the United States as well.
Jul 15, 2014 Press Release
Today Congress is using its constitutional power of the purse to send the IRS a message. This amendment penalizes the IRS Enforcement Division responsible for these abuses, moving $10 million instead to the National Taxpayer Advocate, an independent office that works to protect taxpayers' religious freedom and ensure these kinds of abuses can never happen again